Today (Friday, July 25) the Brooklyn Heights Cinema will have its premiere showings of A Most Wanted Man, starring the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman and based on a novel by spy fiction master John le Carré. It will continue to show through the weekend and the following week, along with Chef. On Saturday evening at 11:30 there will be another “almost midnight” showing of Willow Creek. More information and showtimes are here.
This evening at 7:00 Bargemusic will present a concert of works by Handel and Brahms performed by pianist Gerald Robbins. Tomorrow (Saturday, July 26) evening at 7:00 Cyrus Beroukhim (violin and viola), Nuno Antunes (clarinet), and Olga Vinokur (piano) will perform works by Mozart, Bartok, and Schumann. On Sunday afternoon at 4:00 pianist Stewart Goodyear will have the fourth and last in his series of concerts presenting the complete piano sonatas of Beethoven. There’s more information and buy tickets here. Saturday afternoon at 3:00 there will be a free, family oriented “Music in Motion” concert. Doors open at 2:45; first come, first seated.
Brooklyn Bridge Park will present a Family Field Day at Pier 5 tomorrow (Saturday, July 26) from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; more information here. Also at Brooklyn Bridge Park this Sunday, the Pier Kids series presents the Central Park Zoo Wildlife Theater’s Amazing Adaptations: The Dinosaur Adventure on the Pier 6 lawns from 11:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. Also on Sunday Smorgasburg will be on the Pier 5 uplands (near the Joralemon Street entrance) from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and, starting at noon, there will be a free Docent Tour of Pier 1. Don’t forget the Baylander tours starting this weekend.